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Growing expectations of independent hedge fund directors

Growing expectations of independent hedge fund directors

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:16

Institutional investors are forming a larger proportion of the investor base of hedge funds globally. »

In-depth understanding means intelligent fund administration

In-depth understanding means intelligent fund administration

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:13

Olympia Capital was founded in 1990 and its net assets under administration have grown from $650 million at inception to over $66 billion as of March 31, 2008. »

A reputation for quality in a sector poised for expansion

A reputation for quality in a sector poised for expansion

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 11:19

Established three years ago with one single fund of hedge funds mandate, Swiss Fund Services now administers more than 45 funds from its offices in Hamilton, Bermuda and Johannesburg, South Africa. »

Castlestone Management boosts UK sales force following launch of first Ucits fund

Castlestone Management boosts UK sales force following launch of first Ucits fund

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 10:48

Alternative investment manager Castlestone Management, which manages around USD1bn in assets, has announced five new appointments to its UK sales f »

IndexIQ launches open-ended mutual fund designed to replicate hedge fund performance

IndexIQ launches open-ended mutual fund designed to replicate hedge fund performance

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 07:00

New York-based IndexIQ has unveiled what it describes as the first no-load open-ended US mutual fund based on hedge fund replication and designed to give investors access to hedge fund-lik »

Nomura Asset Management launches new alpha-oriented fixed-income business

Nomura Asset Management launches new alpha-oriented fixed-income business

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:15

Nomura Asset Management USA has announced the launch of Nomura Global Alpha, a New York-based venture focused on managing alpha-oriented fixed-income products and solutions for both instit »

Gartmore hires Ana Tomic to boost hedge fund distribution

Gartmore hires Ana Tomic to boost hedge fund distribution

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:13

Gartmore has announced the appointment of Ana Tomic as business development director for hedge funds, with responsibility for strengthening the distribution of the asset manager's alternat »

Daniel Allen joins Anchorage Advisors as partner

Daniel Allen joins Anchorage Advisors as partner

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:11

Anchorage Advisors, a private investment firm focused on the credit and special situations markets with USD7bn under management, has appointed Daniel Allen, formerly co-head of North Ameri »

Corbin Capital Partners appoints director of consultant relations

Corbin Capital Partners appoints director of consultant relations

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:09

Corbin Capital Partners, a New York-based hedge fund of funds manager with USD4.1bn in assets under management, has announced that Steven Butler will join the firm as director of consultan »

Financial Services Authority unveils new disclosure rules for contracts for difference

Financial Services Authority unveils new disclosure rules for contracts for difference

Wed, 02/07/2008 - 12:50

The UK's Financial Services Authority has unveiled new rules requiring holders of long stock positions through contracts for difference to disclose holdings above 3 per cent in order to ad »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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Hedgeweek Special Report: Hedge Fund Administration

Hedge Fund Administration 2015

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 09:57

Mergers and acquisitions in recent years have changed the face of hedge fund administration. Big custodial banks are likely to dominate the HFA space in years to come, forming one part of a barbell with a number of well-run, well-capitalised independent HFAs on the other end. This report examines the implications for both hedge funds and their administrators... »

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North America

Private debt in North America

Fri, 05/06/2015 - 12:06

The North American private debt industry has seen substantial growth in assets over the last decade. This extract from the Preqin Special Report: Private Debt in North America looks at the current state of private debt fundraising and funds currently in market. ... »

Special report
State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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